In 2020 we’re celebrating 125 years since the National Trust was founded, on 12 January 1895. As we mark this milestone anniversary, our Director-General, Hilary McGrady reflects on the last 125 years and announces our big ambitions and future commitments.Continue reading...
Over the coming months, the National Trust's Director-General, Hilary McGrady, will fill us in on what she's been hearing from supporters at the member events she's hosting across the country, and share more insights. Hilary will be joined in this blog by other directors from the Trust with their latest news.
9 Jan 2020
Published: 9 January 2020
25 Nov 2019
Published: 25 November 2019
This month, we opened our doors to many young people for the Discover! Creative Careers event, and introduced them to all the weird and wonderful jobs at the National Trust. Our Director of People and Legal Services, Tina Lewis, reflects on the event and how a career with us can go in so many directions.Continue reading...
24 Oct 2019
15 Oct 2019
29 Aug 2019
Published: 29 August 2019
Our Director-General, Hilary McGrady, recently spoke at Countryfile Live about how the National Trust is adapting to the challenges faced as a result of climate change. Young people stand at the forefront of this, with a new wave of people acting to change the way we approach environmental issues.Continue reading...
4 Jul 2019
Published: 4 July 2019
As Europe's largest conservation charity, we're committed to helping the UK achieve net zero emissions. That's why we have announced today that we're stopping investment in fossil fuel companies. Hilary McGrady, National Trust Director-General, tell us more about this decision.Continue reading...